The Nicomachean Ethics

October 30, 2020
The Nicomachean Ethics

One of the most important philosophical works of alltime, in a new Penguin Classics translation by AdamBeresford'Right and wrong is a human thing'What does it mean to be a good person? Aristotle's famous seriesof lectures on ethical topics ranges over fundamental questionsabout good and bad character; pleasure and self-control; moralwisdom and the foundations of right and wrong; friendship and lovein all their forms - all set against a rich and humane conceptionof what makes for a flourishing life. Adam Beresford's freshlyresearched translation presents many of Aristotle's key terms andidioms in standard English for the first time, and faithfullypreserves the unvarnished style of the original.